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Five things 2 do this weekend: 3/6-3/8

Posted at 10:32 PM, Mar 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-05 22:32:53-05

As you head into your weekend here's a look at five things to do around the region!

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Penguin Random House Book Fair:

This free event will transform the Great Hall at the Carroll Community College into a pop-up book store! From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday you can get discounted books, enjoy STEM activities, concessions, gym activities and story time!

A $3 wristband also provides access to all of the children's activities!

Proceeds benefit the student scholarships at Carroll Community College. Click here for more information!

Made in Maryland Expo:

You can celebrate all things Maryland at the Made in Maryland Expo! Items that will be on display range from sauces and jams to clothing and home decor items! You can also sample and buy Maryland made wine, cider and spirits.

The event is taking place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Howard County Fairgrounds with tickets ranging from $5 to $10.

Click here for tickets!


Visionary Women: Paving the Way reception:

Beginning on Sunday and running all through the month of March, an art exhibit by women and about women will be held in Howard County!

The event will feature more than 50 local female artists. Sunday's reception will be running from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in Columbia at the Columbia Art Center.

It is free, but for speaker information, click here.

All Weekend:

Ocean City Film Festival 2020:

Do you enjoy movies? Why not head down to Ocean City this weekend where you can see more than 100 new films by different regional and international filmakers!

Both days run from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and there are several ticket options!

Single day tickets: $20, 4-day tickets: $69 and All-Access passes are $99.

Click here for ticket information!

Annapolis Irish Weekend:

Looking to celebrate St. Patty's Day early? Well all across different locations in downtown Annapolis, you can take part in their Irish Weekend! The weekend kicks off with a Hooley at the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel and there will be a St. Patrick's Day parade on Sunday at 1 p.m. in front of Fado Irish Pub.

For more information, click here!

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